Travel time saving

​Motorists can now travel along a new section of Tonkin Highway, cutting travel time by half.

Providing a direct, freeway standard route from The Promenade in Ellenbrook through to Gnangara Road, Reid Highway and Morley Drive will ease congestion and driver frustration.

Minister for Transport, Hon Rita Saffioti joined dozens of local families on a celebratory 10 km bike ride to simultaneously open the new 4 metre-wide principal shared path. Read more in the Media Statement .

This major milestone puts us one-step closer to completion, with the final section expected to open to Muchea at the end of the year.

NorthLink WA will provide a free-flowing, freeway standard route diverting 80 per cent of heavy vehicles away from local roads, improving travel times and traffic flow, and reducing driver frustration for motorists.

Modified: 19 Sep 2019